Tarboro Information

Tarboro Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Tarboro, NC

General Tarboro Information

State: North Carolina

County: Edgecombe County

Close cities: Speed, NC, Leggett, NC, Elm City, NC, Pinetops, NC, Greenville, NC, Princeville, NC, Macclesfield, NC, Bethel, NC, Hobgood, NC, Conetoe, NC

Tarboro Population (census data)
Total 10,296 (-6.8% since 2000)
Male 4,723 (45.9%)
Female 5,573 (54.1%)

Population Density: 1,059 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.5 (US Avg is 100)

Tarboro Elevation: 64 feet above sea level

Land Area: 9.72 square miles

Median Household Income: $37,816

Zip Codes: 27886.

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Tarboro Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (54.1%)
  • Black (39.4%)
  • Hispanic (5.9%)
  • Other race (3.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (19.2%)
  • English (8.3%)
  • German (4.1%)
  • Irish (3.4%)
  • French (1.3%)
Foriegn Born: 546 people (5.3%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local Tarboro Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NFL Football: Washington Redskins, Carolina Panthers
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Carolina Hurricanes
NCAA Sports: North Carolina State University, East Carolina University

Tarboro School Information

High Schools
Edgecombe Early College High (2009 West Wilson Street, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Edgecombe Early College High School (2009 W. Wilson St., Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
North Edgecombe High (7589 NC 33-Nw, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Tarboro High (1400 Howard Avenue, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Middle Schools
C B Martin Middle (400 E Johnston Street, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Roberson Elementary (1731 Roberson School Road, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Stocks Elementary (400 Hope Lodge Street, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
W A Pattillo A+ Elementary School (501 East Avenue, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Other/Private Schools
Center For Education Achievement (152 NC 97 West, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)
Princeville Montessori (306 Walston Street, Tarboro, NC, 27886 - Edgecombe County Schools District)

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